Kanda, Bageshwar

A small town, Kanda is situated at a height of 1500 – 1900 m above the sea level and approx. 25 km away from Bagheshwar towards Pithoragarh and approx.. 205 km from the capital of Uttarakhand, Dehradun. The nearby cities of Kanda are Almora, Pithoragarh, Nainital and Champawat.  Kanda is a picturesque place and is a visual treat for the nature lovers.  Near Kanda, there is an ancient temple, named Bhadrakali temple is also situated. It is surrounded by beautiful Himalayan Mountains. Kanda’s pure air and healthy environment give benefit to its visitors and its hills are very attractive that often it is compared to the Swiss Alps.  The main tourist attractions of Kanda  are  Ghigaratola, Dhapoli, Dhallan, Chandrapur, Annapuran, Kandamaidan and Kabashna etc.  Also there are some ancient temples which can be visited during Kanda visit, they are – Badrinath Narayan, Kalika Mandir, Gopeshwar Mahadev, Jwala Devi Mandir, Golu Mandir, Hanuman Mandir and Pheninag Mandir etc.